Gritting and snow update – Jan 5

By on 05/01/2010 in News

Update: 16:45 Gritters are concentrating on the main roads for the rush hour period. Operations on priority 1,2 & 3 routes will re-commence following the peak and continue as necessary.

Precautionary salting of all priority routes
04/01/2010 – 21.00

Responses to incidents as possible

City centre footway treatments
03/01/2010 – 04:00

Sutton Coldfield footway treatments
03/01/2010 – 04:00

Refilling grit bins

Last night (Jan 3-4) was the 21st consecutive night we have gritted the network - the previous record was 14 consecutive nights.

We have also been gritting the network at a greater intensity in an effort to keep the city moving.

Winter maintenance and gritting plans –

School closures and other useful information:

Protocol on School Closures:

Weather Updates


Met Office:

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